NYSERDA - Renewables R&D Grant Program (New York)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place New York

Name NYSERDA - Renewables R&D Grant Program
Incentive Type Industry Recruitment/Support
Applicable Sector Commercial, Industrial, Residential
Eligible Technologies Solar Thermal Electric, Photovoltaics, Landfill Gas, Wind, Biomass, Hydroelectric, Renewable Transportation Fuels, CHP/Cogeneration
Active Incentive No

Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Varies by solicitation

Program Administrator New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
Website http://www.nyserda.org/funding/funding.asp?i=2
Date added to DSIRE 2000-01-01
Last DSIRE Review 2008-07-24

References DSIRE[1]


This competitive research program, administered by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), focuses on product and technology development as opposed to the installation of individual renewable-energy systems. The program involves a multi-step approach to assist companies in the development, testing and commercialization of renewable-energy technologies that will be manufactured in New York and the implementation of innovative business models to increase market penetration. Funding levels vary according to the stage of product development. Projects are selected, in part, based on the relative likelihood that a technology will be commercially competitive in the near term, and based on the ability of the company to reach specific performance and quality milestones.

Eligible technologies include solar thermal electric, photovoltaics, hydropower, alternative fuels, wind, landfill gas, and biomass. Information pertaining to current and upcoming funding opportunities from NYSERDA is available at the web site shown above.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Public Information - NYSERDA
Department New York State Energy Research and Development Authority

Address 17 Columbia Circle

Place Albany, New York
Zip/Postal Code 12203-6399
Phone (866) 697-3732
Phone 2 (518) 862-1090

Email info@nyserda.org
Website http://www.nyserda.org

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"